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  • SDUHSD classified teachers receive salary boost

    SDUHSD classified teachers receive salary boost

    The San Dieguito Union School District board approved pay raises for all classified employees at its Sept. 13 meeting -- .05 percent salary increases that have already been given to all management and certificated teachers.

  • Council candidates tackle tough questions at Del Mar forum

    Council candidates tackle tough questions at Del Mar forum

    The four candidates for Del Mar City Council faced off in a forum on Thursday, Sept. 13, answering questions from the public on a variety of topics, from affordable housing to short-term rentals to downtown revitalization.

  • Del Mar looks to hire law enforcement manager, security firm

    Del Mar looks to hire law enforcement manager, security firm

    After scrapped ideas, including a Del Mar Police Department, city council members on Sept. 17 cautiously moved forward with a multifaceted approach to help make the city safer. The council approved 3 to 2 — with Council members Terry Sinnott and Dave Druker opposing — to appropriate $135,000 to...

  • City council unanimously approves Streetscape project

    City council unanimously approves Streetscape project

    The City of Del Mar will move forward with plans to revitalize parts of Camino Del Mar after the city council unanimously voted Sept. 17 to approve the city's entire Downtown Streetscape plan. The council was in agreement that it's "past time" for the longtime downtown project — which would bring...

  • Superfood specialist Everbowl expands into Carmel Valley

    Superfood specialist Everbowl expands into Carmel Valley

    Craft superfood bowls have arrived in Carmel Valley as the latest Everbowl location opened in Carmel Country Plaza in August.

  • In a hospital, accused Del Mar racetrack shooter pleads not guilty

    In a hospital, accused Del Mar racetrack shooter pleads not guilty

    In a La Jolla hospital Monday, Sept. 17, an Escondido man pleaded not guilty to charges he opened fire at the Del Mar Fairgrounds when he couldn't get into a sold-out Ice Cube concert over Labor Day weekend. New details of the accusations against Daniel Elizarraras, 22, emerged after his arraignment,...

  • Two dead as car crashes into tree in Carmel Valley area

    Two dead as car crashes into tree in Carmel Valley area

    Two people were killed this morning, Sept. 15, when the vehicle they were in crashed into a tree in the Torrey Highlands area of San Diego. Officers responded at 1:40 a.m. to the intersection of Carmel Valley Road and Torrey Del Mar Drive and located a crashed Honda Accord and two victims, according...

  • San Dieguito Union High School District board selects Robert Haley as new superintendent

    San Dieguito Union High School District board selects Robert Haley as new superintendent

     The San Dieguito Union High School District (SDUHSD) Board of Trustees has appointed Robert Haley, the superintendent of Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District (CRPUSD) in Sonoma County for the past seven years, as its next superintendent, according to a news release.

  • Del Mar Fair board temporarily halts gun shows

    Del Mar Fair board temporarily halts gun shows

    The 22nd District Agricultural Association Board of Directors, which oversees the state-owned fairgrounds, voted 8-1 Tuesday, Sept. 11, to discontinue holding the shows in 2019.

  • Solana Beach could eliminate three roundabouts from consideration

    Solana Beach could eliminate three roundabouts from consideration

    After heavy opposition from Solana Beach residents, the Solana Beach City Council may not consider three of four proposed roundabouts along Lomas Santa Fe. In the council comments portion of the meeting held Sept. 11, council member Lesa Heebner clarified direction made to the city manager at the...

  • Parent who provided pot to high school kids gets prison

    Parent who provided pot to high school kids gets prison

    The mother of a Cathedral Catholic High School student was sentenced Friday, Aug. 24, to 11 years, eight months in state prison after admitting she had guided a teen to sell drugs to a network of other students.

  • Mother, daughter killed in fiery crash ID'd; 18-year-old wrong-way driver was a YouTube star

    Mother, daughter killed in fiery crash ID'd; 18-year-old wrong-way driver was a YouTube star

    The 18-year-old who sped the wrong way down state Route 805 Thursday, Aug. 23, crashing into a SUV and killing himself, a 12-year-old girl and her mother, was a YouTube star who had made a small fortune in video gaming gambling, according to authorities and hundreds of gaming fans on Twitter.

  • Residents largely oppose roundabouts on Lomas Santa Fe

    Residents largely oppose roundabouts on Lomas Santa Fe

    Solana Beach residents over-packed city hall on Aug. 22, largely with one message for the city council: roundabouts don't belong on Lomas Santa Fe Drive. The four proposed roundabouts — dotted along the east side of the four-lane road between Las Banderas and Highland, which is a little less than...

  • Del Mar Heights' DMcp Office project sold for $43 million

    Del Mar Heights' DMcp Office project sold for $43 million

    DMcp, a 74,402 square feet, newly-renovated office project in Del Mar Heights, was recently sold to Denver-based EverWest Real Estate Partners, LLC for $43 million. The seller was an affiliate of Southern California-based Cruzan, which had recently completed $4.4 million in capital improvements...

  • Del Mar confidently moves toward hosting second Breeders' Cup in 2021

    Del Mar confidently moves toward hosting second Breeders' Cup in 2021

    Don’t worry.” That was the assurance that Del Mar CEO Joe Harper had to make time and again before the Breeders’ Cup was staged for the first time at the seaside racetrack last November. Going back many years, there were people who never envisioned that horse racing’s two days of world championships...

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